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This IDC Survey summarizes findings from IDC's 3Q19 U.S. Gamer Survey as it relates to PC, game console, and smartphone/tablet gamers' use of four popular gameplay video and livestreaming apps or websites: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook ...
In acquiring Affirmed Networks, a poster child of the Cloud-native telco infrastructure /Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) trend in mobile networks, Microsoft is expanding its foothold in the communications service provider (Comms SP) ...
This IDC Market Note examines AT&T's quarterly and full-year results discussed in the company's 4Q19/FY19 earnings announcement on January 29, 2020. In this document, IDC analyzes AT&T's operating metrics and overall strategy in ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a high-level and very wide view of the transition to 5G occurring in the mobile network ecosystem and on the client side as a backdrop for the semiconductor opportunity in mobile networks. The changes ...
This IDC Market Perspective covers an approach to identify opportunities for your internal data and evolve them to become powerful assets that could be monetized. If your company operates a multitenant-as-a-service platform or otherwise ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides the biggest takeaways from the National Retail Federation Big Show 2020 (NRF 2020), according to IDC's Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce team. The top takeaways from the event included sustainability, ...
This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for the solid state drive (SSD) market. This taxonomy provides a framework for the worldwide solid state drive market, and the definitions provided in this document represent ...
This IDC Perspective takes a look at what you can expect in the coming weeks, months, and years as the social distancing measures we are experiencing right now — school and store closings, event cancellations, audience-less sporting events ...
This IDC PlanScape addresses the need to assess retail infrastructure as a foundation for digital transformation (DX).
"Retailers are trying to make sense of their infrastructure needs to ensure that they have a sound foundation for ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the potential impact that mobile network operator store closures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic will have on subscriber growth and equipment revenue prospects. IDC's 2019 U.S. Consumer Mobile ...
This IDC Market Presentation interprets the regulations of China's telecommunication industry and the just-promulgated Cybersecurity Law. In addition, this presentation also sorts out the country's foreign access policies to provide regulatory ...
This IDC Market Note discusses recent announcements by various cable service providers in the United States. It summarizes IDC's opinion on market changes and dynamics that are impacting the multiplay bundling market across cable and telco ...
This IDC study is designed as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Connected Consumer Spending Guide and provides a detailed description of the taxonomy, definitions, and methodology supporting IDC's Connected Consumer research globally. ...
This IDC Market Presentation contains advice for services providers in the battle against COVID-19 and contains examples of how organizations outside the service industry are mobilizing to overcome the crisis.
COVID-19 is first and ...
This IDC study forecasts the market for consumer wireline voice communications in the United States over a five-year period ending in 2024. This study provides subscriber and revenue forecasts for landline voice services. It also examines ...
This IDC Perspective addresses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on sales and the necessity of transitioning all sales reps from field to virtual. It includes recommendations for assessing the sales tech stack and relationships with customers ...
This IDC Market Note discusses New Zealand's 5G strategies, deployments, and competitive landscape. It considers impacts such as spectrum auctions and the impacts of COVID-19. It provides the fibre network providers' view in a world where ...